Re: x86 clock speed patch -- Possible bug?

Alan Cox (
Sun, 2 Feb 1997 00:59:35 +0000 (GMT)

> It's continued to swing back and forth between 133 and 132 MHz as I write
> this.
> Is this a bug or some odd hardware quirk?

Any kind of timing algorithm is bound to be slightly out. It could be the
code needs to allow for the .5MHz up/down a bit better. It seems accurate
on my machine.